The typical asking rate per listing is in the $40's per square foot per year. The Contra Costa Centre region is going through a decrease in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate fell $10 per sqft per year. That's a 18% decrease in rent.
Compared to the rest of the East Bay market, the Contra Costa Centre region has more expensive rates, and you'll have to negotiate above asking rent to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 10 listings have been listed, which means spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 20% of the available space in the Contra Costa Centre are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 4,280 sqft, there are still 0 listings below 2,000 sqft. Most buildings in this region are close to 6 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1991 and are Class A.